African Journal of
Agricultural Research

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Agric. Res.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1991-637X
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJAR
  • Start Year: 2006
  • Published Articles: 6596

Full Length Research Paper

Assessing the financial viability for small scale fish farmers in Namibia

Hilundwa, K.T.
  • Hilundwa, K.T.
  • Faculty of Natural Resources and Spatial Sciences, University of Science and Technology, Namibia.
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Teweldemedhin, M.Y.
  • Teweldemedhin, M.Y.
  • Faculty of Natural Resources and Spatial Sciences, University of Science and Technology, Namibia.
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  •  Received: 28 May 2016
  •  Accepted: 08 June 2016
  •  Published: 11 August 2016

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